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Craig Ferguson posts about Halifax graveyard history on his Twitter account, 'Dead in Halifax.'

Why this man spends his spare time in Halifax cemeteries

Craig Ferguson is the man behind the ‘Dead in Halifax’ Twitter account

Feb 11, 2020

Mark Lindsay being greeted by the first dog.

Canine companions support Halifax family dealing with cystic fibrosis

Chantelle Lindsay, 23, has been at the QEII Health Sciences Centre for six weeks and is currently on life support

Feb 10, 2020

Eleanor Redmond pours her mixture into some smashed strawberries with help from her mom, Jessica.

‘I really wanna be a chemist’: Event inspires girls to dive into STEM

Girls and boys practised science experiments for Discovering Women in STEM Day

Feb 10, 2020

Dorothy Patterson selects a handmade item at a monthly community makers swap.

How these makers are finding community through craft

Life School House runs community programming for adults

Feb 10, 2020

Shelagh Duffett stands in front of her paintings in the Chase Gallery in Halifax on Saturday.

Protection through expression: art raises money to save Nova Scotia's wilderness

Artists donating 20 to 100 per cent of exhibit earnings to Save the Wild Blue campaign

Feb 10, 2020

Ghislain Frigault poses with his ice sculpture seconds after completing it.

Annual ice festival thaws out the heart of downtown Dartmouth

‘We don’t come with just a block of ice. A lot of work and thought is put into them beforehand’

Feb 10, 2020

Tim Houston, leader of the Nova Scotia Progressive Conservative Party, speaks to reporters following the announcement.

New bill could give ridesharing the ‘green light’ in Nova Scotia: PC leader

The party plans to introduce the bill for government vote shortly after legislature reopens later this month

Feb 10, 2020

Peter MacKay addresses the crowd during Saturday's Conservative federal leadership forum.

Conservative leadership hopefuls face off in Halifax

Unity, energy and regionalism emerge as main talking points at Nova Scotia PC AGM

Feb 10, 2020

An electric vehicle charging station in the parking garage of the Halifax Convention Centre. Installing these chargers in old and new buildings in HRM will be key to making driving electric a viable option for more HRM residents.

Why it's easier to own an electric car in HRM if you own a home

NS Power and HRM are looking ahead for ways to develop infrastructure for apartment and condo dwellers to charge electric cars

Feb 10, 2020

Photo illustration of someone using automatic door.

Flat entrances do not always equal accessibility

There are exemptions in the regulations for businesses under a certain size

Feb 10, 2020